CACC Business Leadership Awards

About the Award(s)

The Business Leadership Awards are presented each year to Chamber of Commerce members who are a catalyst and advocate for area businesses and organizations to promote and develop a vital business environment in Chelsea.

Awardees are chosen for their leadership in one or more of the following areas:

  • Displaying innovative ideas and services.
  • Contributing to the economic impact of the City of Chelsea.
  • Providing services that meet the needs of the Chelsea area community.
  • Enhancing the uniqueness of the community image.
  • Demonstrating leadership in their business category.
  • Supporting the activities of the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce.
  • Demonstrating other exemplary characteristics


The Business Leadership Awards consist of three categories; Small Business of the Year (<10 Employees), Large Business of the Year (10+ Employees), and Non Profit Organization of the year (501 (c)3).


The Business Leadership awards are presented at the CACC Annual Meeting. The winners receive:

  • An award for permanent display.
  • Follow-up articles in the local news
  • A plaque to be permanently displayed at the Chamber office listing each year’s winners.
  • A prominent spot in the Chelsea Fair Parade

Winners will be determined by the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors.


Nominations for the CACC Business Leadership Award can be made by anyone. Nominations are open through December 31st, 2022. When nominations are open – there will be an online form available for completion below.

2022 Nomination Deadline is Saturday, December 31, 2022.

If you have questions you can reach the Chamber office at (734) 475-1145.